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Subject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the enumeration of x-edra having triedral summits, and an (x-1)-gonal base'.

Written by Kirkman at Croft Rectory, near Warrington [Cheshire]. Communicated by A [Arthur] Cayley. Received by the Royal Society on 13 June 1855. Read 21 June 1855.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 7, 1856.

Reference number
PT/54/8
Earliest possible date
01 May 1855
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Ink on paper
Page extent
32 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Thomas Penyngton Kirkman

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Thomas Penyngton Kirkman, Paper, 'On the enumeration of x-edra having triedral summits, and an (x-1)-gonal base' by Rev Tho [Thomas] P [Penyngton] Kirkman, 01 May 1855, PT/54/8, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_54_8/paper-on-the-enumeration-of-x-edra-having-triedral-summits-and-an-x-1-gonal-base-by-rev-tho-thomas-p-penyngton-kirkman, accessed on 21 July 2024

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